3 weeks (includes *Pre-Class), 1 class per week, 2 hours/ class
Enjoy learning to knit this cool, “basket weave” textured cowl in an enjoyable class environment. The cowl is knit using two colors of bulky weight yarn; one solid & one variegated. Trust us- it looks a lot more complicated than it is! Please note, this class includes a pre-class session where you will informally meet with the instructor to choose colors, correct needles, accessories, & talk through any prep. homework.
Class Project: Washington Square by Yoko Hatta
Learn: Mosaic pattern stitch, blocking a cowl
Base Knitting Level: Beginner/ Intermediate Beginner
Skill Prerequisite: Unaided long tail cast-on, knit, purl, slip stitches, change yarn colors
Materials Included w/ Class: Pattern
Additional Materials Required: 260 yards of solid or tonal bulky weight yarn, 130 yards variegated bulky weight yarn (pattern shows up better with high contrast colors), size US 8, 10, 10.5, 24” circulars needles, stitch marker, tapestry needle
*Purchasing Materials (Pre-Class): The first “class” will be an informal get together lasting approx. an hour where the instructor will help you choose the correct yarn weights, needles, etc. for the class. It will allow time to get yarn wound, as well as to talk through any prep. homework that needs to be completed for the class.
Class Size: 6
Location: Wool & Company, 107A W. Main St.,
St. Charles, IL 60174
(Between ZaZa’s & McNally’s)
Please see some yarn reco’s by the class instructor